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Local Census Outreach Efforts Underway

Local Census Outreach Efforts Underway

November 6, 2019

Bloomington, IL – November 6, 2019 – The 2020 decennial census is around the corner on April 1st, 2020. Every person living in the United States is required to respond to the decennial census. It is imperative that we get the most accurate count of residents as possible in McLean County and in...

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Greenways Spring & Summer 2019 Photo Contest Winners.

Greenways Spring & Summer 2019 Photo Contest Winners.

October 22, 2019
Keywords : Greenways; Photo Contest

Thank you to everyone who entered the Spring & Summer Greenways Photo Contest!

Congratulations to the following below winners of the Spring & Summer Greenways Photo Contest! Winners will be recognized at the November 6th, 2019 MCRPC Commission Meeting.

 

Landscape Category

Winner: Kenneth...

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North Central Illinois 2020 Census media & Marketing Campaign RFP

North Central Illinois 2020 Census media & Marketing Campaign RFP

September 24, 2019

McLean County Regional Planning Commission (MCRPC) plans to partner with Tri-County Regional Planning Commission (TCRPC) for Census 2020 outreach efforts in North Central Illinois and encourages local media and marketing consultants to explore this opportunity.

 

The TCRPC is accepting...

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Fall 2019 Greenways Newsletter

Fall 2019 Greenways Newsletter

September 19, 2019

The Fall 2019 McLean County Greenways Newsletter is now available. This newsletter highlights the "Go Greenways!" seminar, the winners from the Fall and Winter Photo Contest, and progress updates from the Greenways Subcommittees.

You can read the newsletter HERE

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Creative Economy in McLean County

Creative Economy in McLean County

July 31, 2019

Check out our new interactive data page on the creative economy in McLean County, IL! Explore the page for insights on our top creative sector jobs, hourly wages, and a map of our historic districts and public art. Our creative sector plays an important role in our community! Not only does it...

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Cooling Centers in McLean County

Cooling Centers in McLean County

July 17, 2019

With the intense heat wave underway this week, McLean County EMA and McGIS created an online map of cooling centers in McLean County. Please pass this along to anyone who may be able to help those in need of a location to cool down.

Click HERE to view the map.

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Input Sought for Housing and Community Development Needs in Bloomington-Normal

Input Sought for Housing and Community Development Needs in Bloomington-Normal

July 9, 2019

The City of Bloomington and Town of Normal are working to improve housing and neighborhood, with approximately $1 million in federal Community Development Block Grant funding received each year to drive that work forward. In partnership with the McLean County Regional Planning Commission, the...

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MCRPC issues RFQ for Town of Normal Bike & Pedestrian Master Plan update

MCRPC issues RFQ for Town of Normal Bike & Pedestrian Master Plan update

July 3, 2019

The McLean County Regional Planning Commission (MCRPC) is soliciting qualifications and statements of interest and availability from a qualified planning firm to update the Town’s existing Bicycle & Pedestrian Master Plan. The primary goals of the project are to analyze the success of the 2009...

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Income-Qualified Housing in McLean County white paper published.

Income-Qualified Housing in McLean County white paper published.

June 17, 2019

The Regional Housing Advisory Committee has published their third white paper in a series of documents that dive deeper into the specific aspects of affordable housing and what they mean in the context of McLean County. This white paper discusses the different types of assistance and, quantify...

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FY 2020-FY2024 Transportation Improvement Program

FY 2020-FY2024 Transportation Improvement Program

May 29, 2019
Keywords : TIP

Each year, MCRPC releases a draft of the Transportation Improvement Program, or TIP, a compilation of the transportation improvements to be implemented in the Bloomington-Normal urban area over the next five years.  We now are posting the draft of the TIP report for 30 days of public review and...

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